A group of teenagers discovered a massive bison head that's estimated to be 5,000 years old. The teens were trying to catch minnows with a fishing net when it got caught on the skull. The University of Iowa says it's very rare to find bison remains in that area.
Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka
The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.
6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk
The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.
Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner
"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.
Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis
The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.
Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise
“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.
UPDATE: Body found in vehicle trunk in Mound is that of a boy
Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.
Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.
Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M
It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.
Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
Twins to move Class A affiliate from Beloit to Cedar Rapids
The Minnesota Twins Class A minor league team - the Beloit Snappers - is moving from Beloit, Wisconsin to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The ballpark in Cedar Rapids seats about 5,000 fans, double that of what the stadium in Beloit offers.
Teen accused of shooting arrow that injured 7-year-old
Fond du Lac County authorities in Wisconsin have detained a 16-year-old boy who they say shot an arrow that was aimed at a squirrel but struck and injured a 7-year-old girl in Campbellsport on May 20. The teen initially mislead investigators, fearing consequences, police said.
Skull continues to baffle Wisconsin investigators
Nearly 10 years after two Boy Scouts discovered a skull near Houlton, Wis. -- and after detectives recently chased one especially promising lead all the way to Japan -- investigators are back to square one. The skull's identity remains a mystery, and the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office is again asking for the public's help. The Star Tribune dives into the mystery....
St. Paul 4-year-old suffered skull fracture in hit-and-run
Tyrell Baymon is hospitalized in critical condition and police are searching for the driver of a motorcycle that witnesses estimate was going 60 mph when it hit the boy. Tyrell and his family were about to head to a park to celebrate his fourth birthday when he was hit.
Second teen charged as adult in 13-year-old's death
A second teenager is charged with first-degree murder in last summer's slaying of a 13-year-old boy, according to an indictment unsealed this week in Minneapolis. Derrick Deangelo Catchings, 16, was certified this week to stand trial as an adult for the Aug. 24 death of Ray'Jon Gomez.
Engaging teens in pregnancy prevention may be paying off
Experts say a variety of efforts aimed at curbing teen pregnancy rates are paying off, as the birth rate among Minnesota teenagers has plunged nearly 40 percent in the past two decades. Awareness programs that use teens to spark conversations with their peers, as well as increased contraception use, may be part of the reason.
Make-A-Wish helps Minnesota teen get own parade
Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, a Minnesota teen with a rare metabolic disorder is getting his own parade Saturday because his disease has never allowed him to attend one. Jacob Albeck, 16, suffers from non-ketotic hyperglicinemia, a rare and incurable genetic metabolic disorder.
Minnesota among states with the lowest teen birth rate
The number of teen pregnancies in the U.S. reached its lowest point on record in 2010. In fact, the CDC reports births by mothers of all ages dropped for the third straight year. Minnesota had the 8th lowest rate per 1,000 teenage girls.
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